September 13th Section 8 Lawsuit Hearing

September 13th Section 8 Lawsuit Hearing

Bryan Pease, Carol Spong, Parisa Ijadi-Maghsoodi and Clovis Honoré Our President joined our Housing Chair, Carol Spong at the hearing on September 13th regarding our lawsuit against the San Diego Housing Commission, alleging that the way the Commission sets Section 8 voucher values, and its impact on people of color and low-income San Diego Residents, should be changed to be…

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Listen: President Honoré Addresses High School Hate on KPBS

https://www.kpbs.org/podcasts/kpbs-midday-edition/2019/sep/17/racial-taunts-lincoln-high-football-game-oc-lorena/

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Listen: President Honoré Addresses High School Hate on KPBS
Makeda “Dread” Cheatom: 2019 NAACP San Diego Branch President’s Award Winner

Makeda “Dread” Cheatom: 2019 NAACP San Diego Branch President’s Award Winner

The NAACP San Diego Branch is pleased to present the President's Award to Makeda "Dread" Cheatom at our 2019 Freedom Fund Dinner! Makeda “Dread” Cheatom grew up in San Diego, CA and has dedicated her life to music, art, culture and well being. In 1971, she opened the first vegetarian restaurant and international cultural center in San Diego, the world-famous,…

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September 19th, 2019 Executive Committee Meeting

We will meet at 6pm, August 15, 2019, in Room 347 of the Joe & Vi Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation, 404 Euclid Avenue. You may view the interactive meeting packet online. Or, if you prefer to download the entire packet, you may. Please note that it will likely change before the meeting.

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September 19th, 2019 Executive Committee Meeting
Racial Harassment Has No Place in High School Athletics

Racial Harassment Has No Place in High School Athletics

2019-09-16 To: Chris Carter, San Clemente High School PrincipalKirsten M. Vital, Capistrano Unified School District Superintendent On the evening of September 13, 2019, the Lincoln High School football team played San Clemente High School at the invitation of San Clemente.  This game was sanctioned by the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF), and was subject to its rules and regulations, which mandate…

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Jose Elenes Reyes Jr.: 2019 NAACP San Diego Branch Freedom Fund Dinner Student Honoree

The NAACP San Diego Branch is pleased to honor Jose Elenes Reyes Jr. at our 2019 Freedom Fund Dinner! José's impressive set of achievements, in the face of tremendous life challenges, is a testament ot his personal strength.  The sheer determination that it took to accomplish a high grade-point average in school, as well as to excel in sports is…

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Jose Elenes Reyes Jr.: 2019 NAACP San Diego Branch Freedom Fund Dinner Student Honoree
Job Notice: SANDAG Assistant Finance Manager

Job Notice: SANDAG Assistant Finance Manager

Job notice received by the Branch. We do not endorse any job opportunity, we only pass along notices we have received.

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September 5th Newsletter

State Convention Delegate ElectionACT-SO Delves into African HistoryRacism and the Health of Children2019 Freedom Fund Dinner Student Honoree Nehemyah GrayBack-to-School Was Cool!Climate JusticeDonations Still Needed!Women in the NAACP on FatherhoodW.E.B. DuBois Trounces a White Supremacist https://conta.cc/32qHLs8

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September 5th Newsletter
CA-HI State Convention Delegates

CA-HI State Convention Delegates

https://www.ca-naacp.org/index.php/events/california-hawaii-annual-state-convention The NAACP California-Hawaii State Conference will hold its annual convention from October 25th-27th in Los Angeles.  We are entitled to up to six voting delegates. At our September 5th General Membership Meeting, the following delegates were elected: Voting Delegates President Clovis HonoréACT-SO Medalist Jacari JenkinsFirst Vice President Francine MaxwellEducation Committee Chair Brittany McKnightTreasurer Darryl StovallMember Korral Taylor Alternates Executive…

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